University of Utah Student Success Outreach Ambassador (WS) in Salt Lake City, Utah

Details

Open Date 12/21/2018

Requisition Number PRN08840N

Job Title UU Student - Other

Working Title Student Success Outreach Ambassador (WS)

Job Grade SJ

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code?

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? Yes

Standard Hours per Week 5 - 10

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

•5-10 hours/week when classes are in session during Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters.

•Availability of at least one evening per week for outreach events or student group visits.

Is this a work study job? No

VP Area Academic Affairs

Department 00019 - Undergraduate Studies

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range 10.00 p/h

Close Date 01/19/2018

Job Summary

The Office for Student Success and Empowerment (OSSE) is looking for out-going, motivated, self-starters to join our team! Student Success Outreach Ambassadors will be trained and equipped for outreach to the student body on behalf of the Student Success and Empowerment (OSSE). The purpose of the position is to promote and inspire student success through personal example and increased student awareness and utilization of the success coaching services provided by Student Success Advocates (SSAs) at the University of Utah.

Responsibilities

1. Proactively engage students throughout campus in conversation, connecting them with Student Success Advocates and other campus services as appropriate (Direct Outreach).

2. Represent the Student Success and Empowerment Initiative by providing brief presentations to student organizations and classroom groups or tabling at campus events.

3. Attend weekly ambassador team meeting.

4. Assist in planning and implementation ofSSEImarketing efforts and social media presence.

5. Assist in assessment and program evaluation efforts ofSSEI.

6. Accompany SSAs in approaching new students and provide student perspective and feedback on these interactions.

7. With the help of the assignedSSA, orchestrate the Mobile Quick Question Desk

Minimum Qualifications

Preferences

•Enthusiasm for learning and promoting student success among peers and student groups on campus

•Ability to balance job expectations with coursework and co-curricular involvements

•Desire to develop presentation, networking and interpersonal engagement skills

•Excellent communication skills in English or other languages

Special Instructions Summary

This is a work-study job. You must have been awarded work study for the Spring 2019 semester.

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: “employment@utah.edu” or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: “oeo@umail.utah.edu” .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits fromURSare subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.